Effects of Growth Hormone Replacement Therapy on Bone Mineral Density in Growth Hormone Deficient Adults: A Meta-Analysis

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Peng Xue; Yan Wang; Jie Yang; Yukun Li;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Limited
  • Journal: International Journal of Endocrinology,volume 2,013 (issn: 1687-8337, eissn: 1687-8345)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2013/216107, pmc: PMC3652209
  • Subject: Research Article | RC648-665 | Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology | Article Subject

Objectives. Growth hormone deficiency patients exhibited reduced bone mineral density compared with healthy controls, but previous researches demonstrated uncertainty about the effect of growth hormone replacement therapy on bone in growth hormone deficient adults. The ... View more
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